John Murray is an associate in our Business Law Group in Toronto. John’s core practice focuses on cross-border mergers & acquisitions, private equity transactions and corporate finance (including private placements and public offerings). He also provides advice to public company clients on general corporate, continuous disclosure and corporate governance matters. John has experience in a variety of industries, including REITs, media communications and technology and retail & consumer markets.
John was previously based in the Firm’s New York office, where he focused on Canada/U.S. cross-border M&A transactions, providing Canadian corporate advice to US-based clients acquiring assets or conducting business in Canada.
John received a BComm, concentrated in Management Economics, from the University of Guelph in 2011. He received his JD from both the University of Windsor and the University of Detroit Mercy in 2015. While in law school, John received the Law Dean’s Upper Class Scholarship and several Book Awards for his academic achievements and served as a teaching assistant for the first year Applied Legal Theory and Analysis class on both sides of the border.
John was called to the Ontario bar in 2016. He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association.